Study of the Outcome of Local Steroid Injection in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Abhishek Ranjan1*, Deb Narayan Sah1, Sanjeet Kumar Jha2, Tarun Pratap Shah3 & Ram Kewal Shah4
1Department of Orthopaedics, Janaki Medical College, Janakpurdham, Nepal
2Department of Medicine, Provincial Hospital, Janakpurdham, Nepal
3Department of Orthopaedics, Dhulikhel Hospital, Kavrepalanchowk, Nepal
4Department of Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery, Madhesh Institute of Health Sciences, Janakpurdham, Nepal
Dr. Abhishek Ranjan, Department of Orthopaedics, Janaki Medical College, Janakpurdham, Nepal.
Keywords: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Local Steroid Injection; Treatment
Introduction: Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is one of the most common compression neuropathies. The optimal treatment of CTS has not been established. Local steroid injection is one of the non-surgical treatment modality that has been found to be very effective in relieving the symptoms in patients of CTS.
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